Stay in the tallest historic lighthouse in Atlantic Canada or in a luxurious retreat, and get adventurous by going an iceberg spotting and whale watching tour or discover walking trails that are rather hidden for sneaky romance at the 15 romantic getaways in Newfoundland and Labrador.
(arranged in no particular order.)
Neddies Harbour Inn
Get away from the world with your loved one to the water front beauty of Bonne Bay in the heart of Gros Morne National Park. The Inn prides itself in comfort and service while ensuring environmental and cultural sustainability for guests. Enjoy unique Newfoundland hospitality and friendliness, making your stay that much better. Located right at the Inn, enjoy a romantic meal by Chef Jason Lynch at The Black Spruce restaurant, boasting local and fresh cuisine.
Ocean Delight Cottages
Just an hour from St. John’s, this water edge cottagesare bound to rekindle the romance! Snuggled in the fishing community of Whiteway and with only four cottages, it’s secluded nature adds a very private and romantic aspect. The Cranberry Cottage and Cloudberry Cottage are designed for couples looking to get away! Offering 2 stories, a large Jacuzzi tub, and unforgettable ocean views, you will love every minute. Spend the day watching dolphins, fishing boats or walking the beach front before cooking on your private BBQ and enjoying the picturesque sunsets.
Strawberry Hill Inns & Chalets
Strawberry Hilloffers a beautiful and luxurious retreat for you and your partner to enjoy. Located in the stunning Humber Valley, there have been many distinguished guests’ who have chosen to stay here including the Queen of England! You can choose between a private chalet with a few rooms or stay in a pretty room within the main mansion. With lots of acreage to explore, you won’t get bored on this property! If you enjoy golf, there is a large neighbouring course so some fun competition!
Ferryland Cottage & Picnics
Indulge in this gorgeous ocean front cottage, located in pretty Ferryland. This 4-star property is the ideal setting for a romantic get-away and is within close proximity to local attractions including the East Coast trail, historic Ferryland museum, Colony of Avalon. Nearby is the very romantic Lighthouse Picnicsexperience. Enjoy a specially crafted amazing fresh meal while taking in breath taking scenery and walking to the lighthouse! Smell the sea, hear the birds and relax with your special someone while trying an award-winning meal.
Cupids Haven B&BEven the name screams romance! Nestled in Cupids, this B&B will become a haven for you and your special someone. Interestingly, this four-bedroom used to be a functioning church! Now, it offers comfortable and moderns rooms with a unique charm from the original building and structure. Choose the honeymoon suite for added luxury which offers cathedral ceilings and private Jacuzzi tub!
Woody Island Resort
Secluded and quaint, start your vacation with a short 40-minute cruise to the island! On the cruise, you’re bound to see some great wildlife including eagles, whales, moose and caribou. Upon arrival, you and your loved one will be excited by the opportunities and fun to be had. While relaxing here, you will get to experience some traditional Newfoundland experiences such as kitchen parties, sing-alongs with local musicians, home cooked cuisine and activities like whale watching, boating, and hiking. The staff is dedicated to ensuring you and your partner have the time of your life!
Monastery Spa & Suites
Find relaxation in the heart of busting St. John’s at Monastery Spa & Suites. Explore the city by day enjoying sites like Cabot Tower, hiking trails, shops, and many parks. By night, utilize the spa & suites couple’s getaway and enjoy 1 night accommodation in a Jacuzzi fireplace suite, a couples massage, couples pedicure, vitality passes 2, champagne and breakfast at the Abbey Café! Truly a perfect getaway.
Towering at 109 feet, it is the tallest historic lighthouse in Atlantic Canada and the second highest in the whole country. It offers a wonderful panoramic view of the surrounding land and sea and 128 steps to the top! It was renovated in 2007 and refurnished in 2015 so while maintaining its old charm, it also offers modern amenities for your very romantic stay. Book to include a Friday night to enjoy a locally 3 course cooked meal with delicious traditional foods such as seafood, vegetables and berries. A unique and unforgettable trip will be had at Max’s House.
Enjoy some fishing in two of the best rivers for Atlantic Salmon that the provinces have! You and your special someone will enjoy 3 nights, 2 days salmon fishing in this unforgettable experience. You will enjoy a locally guided tour on the Forteau and Pinware River! Boil up what you caught that day on an open fire each evening before relaxing and unwinding in the quaint and cozy cottages.
Iceberg Man Tours and Pumpkin House
Adventurous couples should head to Twillingate! Embark on a 2-hour iceberg journey in one of the best places in the world with 10,000-year-old glacial icebergs with different shapes, sizes and even colours. The enormity of these structures is hard to understand considering 90 percent is still underwater! You will likely see some wildlife including whales if you are lucky. Spend the evening at the unique Pumpkin Housewhich is a 3 bedroom 19th century home that has been restore but maintained its exciting historic background.
Fogo Island InnThis Island only spans a mere 35 kilometres and is located in Iceberg Alley, making it the ideal remote getaway for couples. There is much to do including beach walks, bonfires, wildlife watching, swimming, hiking, berry picking, ice berg watching and much more. The Inn offers unique and contemporary design offering floor to ceiling windows for you to enjoy the sea and sky. There is also a bar and restaurant in the Inn, serving up fresh local cuisine for you to indulge in. The Innwill be hard to forget, with their stunning perspectives and modern comforts. To heighten the romance even more, there is even a rooftop Jacuzzi for some stargazing!
Hearts Content Cable House
Renowned for its romantic and charming vibes, you won’t want to leave once you arrive! Explore to your hearts contentwith hikes along the water, gardens or explore the nearby historical sites of Newfoundland. The special home offer stunning Victorian style with modern amenities tastefully blended in for your comfort. You and your partner can go looking for Atlantic Puffins, common in this area of the province and lovingly nicknamed “Canada’s hidden treasure”. There is also a Winery and Distillery nearby to enjoy which offers premium wine and spirits, organically!
Rose Manor B&BStep back in time with your partner for an unforgettable vacation. Nestled in historic Harbour Grace, this B&Bis wonderfully cozy and warm designed with modern and Victorian antiques! You and your partner will love the east coast hospitality as the hosts will cook dinner for you, boasting local dishes, and each afternoon you can cozy up for lavish afternoon tea in the parlour. Go for the Rose Suite, the largest and most decadent room. During the day, get sweaty on the Baccalieu Trail and then unwind in the tranquil garden.
Quirpon Lighthouse Inn
Choose this unforgettable place for your next couple get away. Offering a unique island experience, this is one of the best spots for iceberg spotting and whale watching. Get adventurous with a zodiac tour, or walking trails that are rather hidden for sneaky romance. To arrive, you will have to take a boat, offered by the resort, or get super fancy and organize a helicopter ride! While here, take in the outstanding views wild life and private tranquility. The Inn has been complimented for its fabulous customer service and even better food!
Marble Inn Resort
In western Newfoundland, you will discover the relaxing beauty of the Marble Inn Resort. Here, you can enjoy skiing, hiking, fishing and of course, relax. Whatever season you choose to visit, the Inn guarantees something fantastic to enjoy. Situated literally on the banks of the idyllic Humber River it’s the perfect setting for a romantic getaway. On top of all the wonderful activities offered, the resort also offers a sauna, steam bath, detoxifying mineral bath, and heated salt water swimming pool! Unwind each evening with a delicious locally cultivated meal at the one site restaurant.
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